Any Drugs That May Cause Gastroparesis?

Q:
Any drugs that may cause gastroparesis?

A:
Speaking of the causes of gastroparesis, some cancers, diabetes, thyroid disorders, Parkinson’s diseases, viral infections may all trigger it.

But besides all of the above, certain medications, chemicals, toxins or substances can also be the underlying causes of gastroparesis.

The list of drugs that would trigger gastroparesis are:

  • Anticholinergics
  • Certain antidepressants
  • Certain narcotics

Keyword: drug induced gastroparesis; drugs that cause gastroparesis

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